Commentary

Review: OJ: Made in America
Feb 21, 2017

Review: OJ: Made in America

In ESPN’s “O.J.: Made in America,” a blurring of lines between an individual’s story and societal issues

George Solomon on African American Scribes
Feb 1, 2017

George Solomon on African American Scribes

After a visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture, George Solomon writes about the dearth of African Americans in the business.

Micha Powell Olympic Experience
Oct 5, 2016

Micha Powell Olympic Experience

Micha Powell, a senior in the Philip Merrill College of Journalism, was a member of the Canadian Olympic team at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro

George Solomon’s “Spring Things”
May 16, 2016

George Solomon’s “Spring Things”

Director of the Povich Center George Solomon writes his annual spring column on happenings in the sports journalism world.

University of Maryland Hosts LGBT Summit
Apr 20, 2016

University of Maryland Hosts LGBT Summit

How can student-athletes harness their power to support the LGBT community? That’s the question panelists sought to answer when UMD Athletics teamed up with Athlete Ally and Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians to discuss LGBT issues.

Book Review: Little Girls in Pretty Boxes by Joan Ryan
Mar 9, 2016

Book Review: Little Girls in Pretty Boxes by Joan Ryan

In “Little Girls in Pretty Boxes: The Making and Breaking of Elite Gymnasts and Figure Skating,” Joan Ryan pulls the curtain back on the dangers of both sports.